4 December 2008
MASQUE KACHINA HOPI
Vers 1860, Arizona
Macibol, flanqué de deux cornes plates et recourbées, l'arrière avec des plumes de dinde, pigments vert, noir, rouge et blanc.
Hauteur: 23 cm. (9 in.)
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The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, USA de 1994 à 2005.
Voir Wright, B., Hopi Kachinas, Flagstaff, 1977, p.128, Fewkes, Jesse, Hopi Katcinas, Washington, 1903, pl.XXVI, texte p.114, Colton, H.S., Hopi Kachina Dolls, Albuquerque, 1975, fig.158, p.57 pour des masques similaires.
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